Welcome to the Automated Vehicles channel. This section explores the advent and timely development of automated and autonomous vehicle technology and related infrastructure developments.
The multi-lane track will make it the only high-speed autonomous vehicle testing facility in the southeastern U.S.
Operations and safety considerations of innovative autonomous transit vehicle systems
The shuttles will begin accepting passengers in December of this year
The U.S. ranks third overall on the autonomous vehicle readiness index
The company's fleet of 40 fully autonomous cars will drive daily on city streets, rural roads and highways in the Golden State
The agency issued a letter to Transdev North America saying usage of their driverless shuttle as a school bus is unlawful
The company's experimental “Intersection Priority Management” system is currently being demonstrated in the U.K.
This is the first joint, multi-modal guidance document for on-road surface transportation automation
The lack of interest in AV tech is primarily attributed to safety concerns
The automaker is investing $500 million in the ride-sharing company's autonomous vehicle tech efforts
Beginning Oct. 19, the city and Drive.ai will roll out three self-driving vans that will travel on roads alongside other vehicles
Human operators will still exert significant control and will be able to change their vehicle’s AV level dynamically in foreseeable future
In some situations, the self-driving cars would crash in response to an obstacle if the driver did not take over.
Some displacement of passenger car-based driving jobs could occur, mainly among taxicab drivers, according to researchers
The company launched its self-driving trucks program after acquiring autonomous trucking startup Otto in August 2016
The service will rely on weather forecast data and information uploaded by self-driving vehicles
The fleet has doubled its mileage in just eight months
Much of the research will be done in partnership with government agencies and private-sector companies
The timeline is to have the shuttles tested without passengers toward the end of 2018
The city's updated planning document tasks its partners to develop and deploy autonomous mobility options